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  1. komondor(noun)

    Hungarian breed of large powerful shaggy-coated white dog; used also as guard dog


  1. Komondor(Noun)

    A large Hungarian breed of livestock guard dog with a long, corded coat.

  2. Origin: From komondor.


  1. Komondor

    The Komondor, Canis familiaris pastoralis villosus hungaricus, is a large, white-colored Hungarian breed of livestock guardian dog with a long, corded coat. Sometimes referred to as 'mop dogs,' the Komondor is a long-established powerful dog breed that has a natural guardian instinct to guard livestock and other property. The Komondor was brought to Europe by the Cumans and it was mentioned for the first time in 1544 in a Hungarian codex. The Komondor breed has been declared one of Hungary’s national treasures, to be preserved and protected from modification.


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